The space industry is one of the most innovative sectors in the world. It is driven by fast changing technology and an increasing array of applications for the benefit of society. Space is a high-tech industry. It is driven by some of the best scientists and engineers in the world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxSspShVG8o Space in society Space … Continue reading Powering Space Academy: Creating Value with Social Media
When talking about space in Europe we always compare ourselves to the space sector in the USA. The European Space Agency is often explained as 'the European NASA', which is only half true, but easy as an explanation. https://twitter.com/timmermansr/status/1540266219751743495 An attendee of the recent Summer Space Festival in Brussels expressed her frustration about this, as … Continue reading The USP of European Space
Last week the European Network of Science Centres and Museums (Ecsite) came together for its annual #Ecsite2022 conference. This is one of the largest gatherings of science communicators in Europe. The Ecsite Space Group is an Ecsite thematic group that aims to improve and extend communication about space science by helping science centres, space professionals … Continue reading Ecsite: Space for Today’s Challenges
This week Powering Space attends the IAF Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries GLEC2022 in Quito, Ecuador. This is the second edition of this space conference that specifically looks at the inclusion of emerging space countries in the global space industry. The first edition was held in Marrakesh, Morocco in 2019. Two pillars of … Continue reading GLEC2022: Space Role Models in Latin America
A few days ago one of the regular #SciCommChat participants asked about where to publish science outreach blog posts: https://twitter.com/lorenzoni_nina/status/1514160527873826817 The following thread followed as a long answer to the simple question "Where to Blog"? Credit: @SciCommClub 1. Medium @Medium - as someone who has considered writing, and hasn't invested some time in creating a … Continue reading Where to blog?